BAE Systems, Tods Defense Receive UK Navy’s Type 26 Class Frigate Bow Sonar Dome Contract

  • Our Bureau
  • 02:04 AM, July 21, 2017
  • 3323
BAE Systems, Tods Defense Receive UK Navy’s Type 26 Class Frigate Bow Sonar Dome Contract
UK Royal Navy's first Type-26 class frigate named HMS Glasgow

BAE Systems and Tods Defence announced today the awarding of the Design and Manufacture contract of the Bow Sonar Dome for the Type 26 class Frigate being built for the UK Royal Navy.

The contract award has been made following a rigorous design and assessment phase which was carried out in partnership between BAE Systems, Tods Defence and the Ministry of Defence (MOD), the companies said in a statement Thursday.

The chosen Sonar Dome design optimises acoustic performance as well as procurement and through life costs to ensure the best value for money for the MOD customer.

Tods Defence are synonymous for the design and manufacture of Sonar Bow Domes for 25 other navies which includes US Navy, NATO fleets and Australian and Indian navies.

As well as the design and manufacture of Sonar Domes, the Tods Defence technical support team provides naval dockyards with engineering expertise for installation and retro-fit applications, and for in-situ stealth coating of submarine hulls.

Also Read

Uk Navy Receives 4 F-35 Replica Training Jets For Queen Elizabeth Carrier

June 30, 2017 @ 03:16 PM

Uk Navy's £1Billion Destroyer Damaged Due to Blaze

April 26, 2017 @ 01:50 PM

UK Navy's River-class Vessels To Be Equipped With Kelvin Hughes' Radar systems

February 20, 2017 @ 12:44 PM

Lockheed Martin Wins UK Navy’s Crowsnest Helicopter Surveillance To Protect Carriers Deal...

January 18, 2017 @ 09:53 AM

UK Navy's Merlin Helicopter To Be Fitted With Thales Searchwater Radar

January 16, 2017 @ 01:22 PM

UK Navy To Operate Robot Glider Fleet Ahead Of Unmanned Warrior Exercise

September 28, 2016 @ 01:29 PM

Britain's First Type 26 Frigate Bow Rolled out of Shipyard’s Build Hall

April 19, 2021 @ 04:29 AM

UK Navy’s Aircraft Carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth Commissioned

December 7, 2017 @ 01:49 PM

Lockheed, BAE Systems’ Submit Bid for Canadian Navy's Surface Combatant Program

November 29, 2017 @ 02:50 AM

BAE Systems To Support Royal Navy’s Two New Aircraft Carriers

October 6, 2017 @ 09:42 AM

BAE Systems Submits Bid For Australian SEA 5000 Future Frigate Program

August 11, 2017 @ 06:33 AM

BAE Systems Introduces New Mobile Multiple-Object Tracking Radar

August 9, 2017 @ 10:14 AM